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Mar 25, 2021

Covid Assistance Available to Marin County Renters, Landlords

Marin County renters who have struggled during the Covid-19 pandemic can apply online for assistance from a $16 million fund.
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Mar 12, 2021

State Allows Breweries, Wineries, Distilleries to Serve Alcohol Without a Meal Regardless of Tier

The state released updated reopening guidelines, allowing breweries, wineries and distilleries to operate without serving meals regardless of their county's tier.
Dillon Beach spill response
Mar 10, 2021

Investigation Continues Into Boat Grounding Near Dillon Beach

The instability of a boat grounded since early Saturday near Dillon Beach in Marin County is hampering the efforts of investigators.
American Challenger boom cleanup
Mar 9, 2021

Cleanup of Sheen Continues Near Dillon Beach, No Oiled Wildlife Spotted

No oiled wildlife has been reported following the grounding of a vessel early Saturday morning near Dillon Beach in Marin County.
Mar 8, 2021

Marin Supervisors to Consider Renaming Sir Francis Drake Boulevard

Sir Francis Drake Boulevard begins on the Point Reyes Peninsula and ends at Interstate 580 in Larkspur.
Dillon Beach spill response
Mar 8, 2021

Cleanup Crews Respond to Grounded Boat at Dillon Beach

The 90-foot American Challenger, was being towed Friday from Puget Sound, Washington, when a rope became entangled in the propeller of the tugboat.
Mar 5, 2021

Newsom Signs $6.6B School Reopening Package

Gov. Newsom celebrated the signing Friday of a $6.6 billion legislative package to support the statewide reopening of schools this month.
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Feb 12, 2021

State Requires Three Days of Backup Power for Some Internet Services

By Keith Burbank, Bay City News Service Some California residents with landlines and wired internet service will have power for three days in a power...